SB0547

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Ex-Offenders Recidivism Reduction Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Pugh

Status:

In the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring an authority, to the maximum extent practicable, to provide access to public housing for ex-offenders; requiring an authority to avoid denying the eligibility of an individual based on an arrest or criminal charge that did not result in a conviction, or, under specified circumstances, a misdemeanor or felony conviction; and requiring an authority to develop specified guidance regarding eligibility for tenants with a criminal history.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Pugh, Benson, Conway, Ferguson, Lee, Nathan-Pulliam, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1151
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingEnvironment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Economic and Community Development
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Ex-Offenders
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Landlord and Tenant -see also- Eviction; Leases & Rent; etc.
Public Information
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Housing and Community Development
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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.